Big corporate and civic fleet buyers push for more EV choices

July 12, 2018 by  
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An airy, brick-walled space, next to a Formula E race track, set the scene for a campaign kickoff Tuesday in Brooklyn, New York, intended to promote zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs) as a way to fight climate change at a time when the federal government wants to relax rules to limit tailpipe emissions.

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3 ways EVs could sideswipe the ‘rules’ of urban living

July 20, 2017 by  
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Or, what I learned by attending the inaugural Formula-E championship race in New York.

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The 5 keys to successful stakeholder engagement

June 20, 2017 by  
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Finding the formula for stakeholder engagement and disclosure can be tough — unless you follow these simple rules.

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Carbon pricing, sustainable seafood, lumens as a service

June 20, 2017 by  
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The latest crop of reports you need to read (or at least scan).

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Venturi Automobiles and Leonardo DiCaprio Unite to Create the World’s First Electric Racing Series

December 11, 2013 by  
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Leonardo DiCaprio has long been an advocate of environmental ventures. Now, he has teamed up with Venturi Automobiles to create, and enter, a team into the world’s first electric vehicle racing series . If all goes as planned, it is hoped that the new FIA Formula E Championship will commence as early as September 2014. Read the rest of Venturi Automobiles and Leonardo DiCaprio Unite to Create the World’s First Electric Racing Series Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: e-cars , e-vehicles , electric racing cars , FIA Formula E Championship , Leonardo DiCaprio , Sir Richard Branson , Venturi Automobiles , Venturi Grand Prix Formula E Team , Virgin Group        

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Photosynthesis Bike Could Purify the Air as You Ride

December 11, 2013 by  
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Biking to work is about to get a whole lot greener. Not only are bikes better for the Earth than driving and a great way to keep in shape — but a new design concept recently unveiled by Bangkok-based Lightfog Creative & Design Company could actually purify polluted air while in use. The idea is to have an aluminum frame that generates oxygen through a “photosynthesis system,” causing a reaction between water and electric power from a lithium-ion battery. Read the rest of Photosynthesis Bike Could Purify the Air as You Ride Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: air filtering bike , air purifying bike , bangkok design , clean transportation , green transportation concept , green transportation design , lightfog creative , photosynthesis bike , portable air filter , product concept , product mock up , red dot design award , reducing pollution , thai designers        

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Sustainable Built Environment: Green Building Planning and Operations Strategies

January 4, 2013 by  
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This workshop will provide the business, environmental, and practical rationale for pursuing green strategies on all types of building projects, from tenant remodel to new construction. The course will also address practical strategies for maintaining the performance of those green features and integrating greener operational practices into existing buildings not originally constructed under a green framework.

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Commonwealth Club Silicon Valley: John Mackey, Co-Founder of Whole Foods

January 3, 2013 by  
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John Mackey, iconic CEO and co-founder, known for his all-natural approach to a mega chain of grocery stores, Whole Foods, discusses his formula for conscious capitalism, corporate social responsibility and the transformative business movement where value rests on something more than just finances. For tickets call 1-800-847-7730 or register online at https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2013-01-23/john-mackey-whole-istic-approach-capitalism-sv

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How Chocolate Baby Formula Highlights the Need for a Food Revolution

May 25, 2010 by  
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At the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s ‘Cooking for Solutions’ conference, the closing speech by author and activist Marion Nestle highlighted how changing the world’s diets has already begun — from the bottom up.

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